HoneyBee Herbal is an educational site using nourishment as a way of healing for all that seek it.
Our offerings aim to make herbs & their restorative powers accessible to all.
Join us for lectures, hands on classes, seasonal weed walks & community farm to table suppers.
Learn to grow & harvest your own herbal remedies ... Let your garden become your medicine chest!
About the founder, Karen McGuiness (Jasdeep)
Jasdeep, third generation yogini founded Kundalini Yoga Connecticut 2007 kundaliniyogact.com She is a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (APRN), holds a masters degree from Columbia University, practicing for the last four decades at some of the country’s highly esteemed medical centers: NYU, Yale & Dartmouth
As a Clinical Herbalist & Educator she has a private practice and teaches about the integration of medicinal plants into our daily lives at herbal seminars.
She apprenticed for 7 months with Susun Weed, Wise Woman Herbalist in the Catskill Mountains of NY (2014) www.susunweed.com
Jasdeep completed a two year biodynamic beekeeping program with Gunther Hawk in Floyd, VA (2015) http://spikenardfarm.org
Graduate of the Northeast School of Botanical Medicine (2015) Weekend Herbalism Program taught by 7Song in Ithaca NY. 7song.com
Jasdeep is the mother of five grown children and happily tends to her medicinal herb gardens and beehives in South Glastonbury, Connecticut.
An avid gardner, Jasdeep delights in reporting the addition of beehives to her yard, has made all the gardens in the neighborhood prolific! Her homemade meals, medicinal honeys, tinctures & apothecary are enriched & abundant.
Jasdeep loves being with the plants & honeybees. Her favorite hobby is creating beneficial plant preparations from the garden or wildcrafted local organic herbs, The bees from Jasdeep's biodynamic hives contribute their honey, wax, & propolis, resulting in nourishing creams & salves ...100% free of synthetic chemicals or preservatives.